National News

Matt Malone
May 27, 2020 - 3:45 pm
On Wednesday, Walt Disney World Resort executives revealed a phased plan to reopen its Magic Kingdom and Disney Animal Kingdom on Saturday, July 11 and Epcott and Disney Hollywood Studios on Wednesday, July 15.
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May 27, 2020 - 3:36 pm
If you suddenly get a census worker knocking on your door, don’t be surprised. The Census Bureau is resuming field operations for the 2020 count.
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Eldis Sula
May 27, 2020 - 3:17 pm
Officials are considering a weekly ‘back-to-work’ bonus that will pay unemployed Americans returning to work $450 a week in coronavirus relief aid. Learn about the proposal.
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May 27, 2020 - 2:55 pm
Pizza Hut has teamed up with America’s dairy farmers to give away 500,000 pizzas to graduating high school seniors and their families, as a way to give “some much-needed joy” amid the ongoing coronavirus health crisis.
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Lizzy Buczak
May 27, 2020 - 2:32 pm
Are you still waiting on your tax refund? You’re not the only one. Many Americans have expressed frustration after waiting months for a tax refund instead of the usual 21 days. Find out what the IRS said about the delays.
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President Donald Trump answers questions from reporters during an event on protecting seniors with diabetes in the Rose Garden White House, Tuesday, May 26, 2020, in Washington.
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AP News
May 27, 2020 - 8:59 am
President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened social media companies with new regulation or even shuttering a day after Twitter added fact checks to two of his tweets. Read more here.
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College admissions scandal
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AP News
May 26, 2020 - 11:46 am
A Pennsylvania man has agreed to plead guilty to bribing Georgetown University's former tennis coach $50,000 to get his daughter admitted as a fake athletic recruit. Read more here.
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Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Robin Lehner (40) guards the net while the Philadelphia Flyers' Joel Farabee (49) looks to score amid second-period traffic at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019.
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Dave Uram
May 26, 2020 - 8:57 am
The Flyers haven’t played a game since March 10 because of the coronavirus pandemic. Over two months later, it appears the NHL may be making progress in resuming the season. Read more here.
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AP News
May 25, 2020 - 6:22 pm
Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Read more here.
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Hawaii volcano
Lucy Pemoni/AP
May 25, 2020 - 4:02 pm
With two barren peaks that rise only about 170 feet above sea level, the now-extinct Pūhāhonu volcano in the Northwestern Hawaii Islands doesn't look like much. But a new study establishes that Pūhāhonu is actually the largest shield volcano in the world. Read more here.
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